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Martin Luther King, Jr., was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on January 15th, 1929, to Michael King, Sr., and Alberta Williams King. His birth name was Michael King, Jr. King died on April 4, 1968, after being shot by James Ea...

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. had four children. He married Coretta Scott of Marion, Ala., on June 18, 1953. Together, they had Yolanda Denise, born in 1955; Martin Luther III, born in 1957; Dexter Scott, born in 1961; and ...

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Martin Luther King Jr. died after being shot by a sniper while at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn., in 1968; the exact motivation of the assassin, James Earl Ray, remains a mystery. King was a major leader in the Uni...

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The middle child of Michael King, Sr. and Alberta Williams King, Martin Luther King, Jr. was born on Jan. 15, 1929. Martin had an older sister, Willie Christine, and a younger brother, Alfred.

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Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot while he stood on the balcony of room 306 at the Lorraine Hotel in Memphis, Tenn. He was in the city to support sanitation workers on strike for better pay and working conditions.

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Interesting facts about the childhood of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. can be found at websites such as History Channel, Today I Found Out and Ducksters. In addition to facts about his childhood, these site...

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Martin Luther King, Jr. was arrested on Oct. 19, 1960, after refusing to leave the lunch counter of a department store in Atlanta. He and 75 of his followers had been denied lunch at the counter because of the local poli...

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